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Seventh Circuit Affirms District Court’s Rejection of Child Labor Claim Based on Work Performed in Africa

Generally, employee-related liability for US-based employees flows from domestic statutes (such as the FLSA) while liability for employing workers in other countries typically flows from that country’s body of law. In a recent decision, the Seventh Circuit rejected an attempt by civil litigants who performed services overseas for a subsidiary of Firestone Natural Rubber Co. to… Continue Reading